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Manufacturing and the IoT

There has been a lot of talk about the Internet of Things (IoT) and the impact it will have on the manufacturing industry moving forward, but what exactly is the is the IoT? The IoT is describing devices (machines, buildings, laptops, etc.) that can all be connected. Connected how? Sensors allows for “things” to take measurements of their surroundings Computations

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Join us for the Synergis Manufacturing Trends Symposium

Does the phrase PLM make you think “too complex and too expensive”? Not anymore. With a configurable, app-based platform, you are able to focus on your exact bottlenecks and problems, instead of trying to fit a multi-million dollar implementation into your specific workflows. This approach allows for a quicker return so you can focus on getting your products to market

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[Event] October 20: Synergis Manufacturing Trends Symposium

In working with engineering clients for over 28 years, we’ve discovered most companies aren’t leveraging their intellectual property as effectively as they could be. Many clients are unable to extend the value of their intellectual property beyond engineering because access is limited, controls are lacking and integration into other business systems is difficult.  Many redesign something that’s already been designed because

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The Future of Making Things

There were a lot of takeaways from Synergis University, held on June 3. The day started off with a keynote presentation from Stephen Hooper, Director of Manufacturing Strategy for Autodesk, on The Future of Making Things. If you haven’t heard about the Future of Making Things you will soon, so we wanted to share what we heard, both at AU and during

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Autodesk Manufacturing Solutions Success Story: YORK International Corporation

As in every line of business there are common challenges shared among the industry – getting your product to market on time, staying ahead of the competition, and producing a cost-effective product. What sets the top performing companies apart? The use and adoption of their digital prototyping tools. YORK International Corporation was able to take full advantage of the Autodesk solution

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Inventor Bill of Materials Structures

Posted on February 6th by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Manufacturing Product Support Did you know there are five different Bill of Materials structures you can use to control your Bill of Materials in Inventor? Are you now asking yourself what is a Bill of Material structure? A Bill of Material structure allows the user to control how the Inventor Bill of Materials

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Housekeeping Chore for Inventor Drawings

Posted on December 5, 2014 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Product Support Specialist When it comes to opening Inventor drawings, I always like to see my drawings on sheet 1, at full extents (zoom all) and the browser tree fully collapsed (basically it’s neat and tidy). However, I didn’t always remember to do these things prior to saving my drawing. A

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Take Full Advantage of your Manufacturing Subscription Benefits

Did you know having your Autodesk Maintenance Subscription allows you access to the latest software releases and enhancements? Are you aware that with the Autodesk 2015 Manufacturing Products the following tools are available: Inventor: parametric, freeform, and direct editing tools give you new freedom to design, and to help you complete designs quickly and easily. AutoCAD Mechanical: simplifies complex mechanical design

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